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PERFORMANCE EXPLAINED
When it comes to looking for a set of bifold doors, many people don’t know what to look out for. What separates the average from the best? It is hard to distinguish. We want to make that easy for you, and so we hang our hat on the following measures. Whether you are buying a set of VueLite doors or not – always demand to know what you are putting into your home.
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SECURITY

Our homes are precious, they hold inside the things most dear to us. Don’t compromise security. VueLite doors are for enhanced security, keeping even the most determined of intruders out.

Tested to RC2-EN1627.1630

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WEATHER PROOF

Wind load is the amount of force a structure can take from the impact of the wind. EN12211, EN12210 Class C2

Water tightness is the measure of how much water can penetrate an object.  EN12208 up to Class 9A (600PA)

Airtightness is the measure of how much air can penetrate through an object. EN12207 Class 4

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U- VALUE

A U value is a measure of heat loss. It is expressed in W/m2k, and shows the amount of heat lost in watts (W) per square metre of glass. The lower the U value, the better the insulation provided by the material. U value will vary depending on size of panel and glazing options.        

UF 1.8 WM2K 

Glazing up to 55mm

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10 YR GUARANTEE

Investing in a set of high-end doors is probably a once in a lifetime decision. VueLite is an impressive high performance door. We are so confident of this; we offer a 10 year manufacturer guarantee on all VueLite doors.

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PROTECTION

The level of protection or determination of paint can be related to the value of thickness of the paint that is applied to a door. This value is referred to in microns. The higher the micron value is one indication of the life that the paint will give you.

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EASE OF OPENING

One of the advantages of the multi-panel style of bifold doors is that they are generally easy to open and class without effort.

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PERFORMANCE & AESTHETICS

Floor level thresholds available: lower thresholds can be more aesthetically pleasing, whereas higher profile thresholds offer greater weather performance.

4 Threshold options from flush to high performance.

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DOOR OPENING OPTIONS

With two to seven panel options, it is possible to create the right opening for your needs.

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MAXIMUM SIZE

This shows the maximum size of the glass panels available. There is also a choice of three widths of glazing. The thickness of the glazing will influence the overall maximum size of panel.

Max height 2500mm

VUEFOLD 68 SPECIFICATIONS

Vuecoat – for enhanced marine protection, aluminium profiles can be pre-anodised before painting

Coatex textured paint which is 60% more scratch resistant paint is an optional extra

Vuelock - locking system tested to PAS 24 standard

10 yr guarantee *Need to add the asterick

Vuetight - Interlocking weather - seal - keeps bad weather out - even around the hinges

Hard engineered and finished – all joints are bonded with a 2 part adhesive for extra strength

Visible width: Slim sight lines Frame to vent 100mm, vent to vent 131 mm

Overall frame system depth - 68mm

Doors opening: inward or outward opening to suit your needs

One to seven panel combinations

Four threshold solutions allowing you to balance your day to day needs with weather performance

Threshold heights: from 0 mm -74 mm

Airtightness up to Class 4 EN12208

Maximum height per panel – 2500mm

U values as low as 1.1 depending on size, configuration and sealed unit performance.

Wind load resistance EN12211 EN12210 Class C2

Water tightness EN12208 up to 600 pa Class 9A

Maximum panel weight - 90 kg per panel

Glazing - 12-55 mm

Adjustable side profiles for ease of installation

*Limitations on warranty

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